Archive | September, 2010

Winkler’s ‘Crocodile’ snaps at religious doctrine

19 September 2010

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Winkler’s ‘Crocodile’ snaps at religious doctrine

“Crocodile“, the latest work of fiction by noted Jamaican author Anthony Winkler, is – in the writer’s own words – “about God and getting to know God”. In providing background to the book, Winkler explained that some of the things he was taught as a child, like the Catholic doctrine of transubstantiation, were absurd when […]

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Hip-hop Manifesto

15 September 2010

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Hip-hop Manifesto

Whoever said that live hip-hop music was dead in the land of reggae needed to have been present at the premises of Bookophilia on Hope Road on the night of September 10 to witness some of the illest MCs on the Rock in action at Manifesto|Jamaica’s third and final instalment of the ART’ical Exposure series, […]

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Kai McDonald – Miss Earth Jamaica 2010

14 September 2010

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Kai McDonald – Miss Earth Jamaica 2010

Twenty-five-year-old Kai Ayanna Indira McDonald will represent Jamaica at the tenth edition of the Miss Earth beauty pageant, which will be held in Vinpearl Land, Nha Trang, Vietnam on December 4, 2010. Kai,  whose selection was done at the executive level by the Jamaican franchise holders, will go up against more than 80 contestants from […]

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Albert Brown – Best flairtender, bar none!

14 September 2010

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Albert Brown – Best flairtender, bar none!

There was no stopping Albert Brown, ace bartender from TGIF, as he cruised to a near flawless victory with amazing skill, style and concentration in the national finals of the Skyy Vodka Global Flair Challenge, which was held at The Deck in New Kingston on September 1. Going up against the spirited and ambitious Kimalie […]

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Cool as Courtney John

12 September 2010

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Cool as Courtney John

He’s a rare kind of artiste in today’s context, one who thrives on testing the limits of his craft as he pursues true artistry over the hype that clouds the industry. Courtney John is making music his way, drawing on eclectic and celebrated influences of the past and fashioning a signature sound that resonates with […]

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